Mitzpe Hila reacts joyously to first Schalit photos

19.10.2011                      21.Tischrei. 5772                       Hoschanah Rabbah

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Mitzpe Hila reacts joyously to first Schalit photos

Activists and reporters crowd around television to glimpse soldier in Egypt after he emerged from five years in captivity.

“That’s him!,” screamed activist Daniel Hendel Lvi.
She had been standing on Monday morning in Gilad Schalit’s home town of Mitzpe Hila, near an outdoor studio set up by Channel 2.
Suddenly, out of the corner of her eye she saw her first glimpse of the captive solider as he emerged from Gaza after five-years of captivity on a small television screen….